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UmmmHELP
 2 years ago
Explain why the triangles are similar, then find the value of x.
UmmmHELP
 2 years ago
Explain why the triangles are similar, then find the value of x.

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electrokid
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1all three angles of the two triangles are identical. > by angleangleangle test, they are similar similar triangles maintain a constant sidetoside ratio

UmmmHELP
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@electrokid so is it SSS?

UmmmHELP
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0gotcha okay well i have to answers that use AA so could you help me figure out which one it is?

electrokid
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1dw:1363894782774:dw

UmmmHELP
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0yeah im sorry i still dont get it... i am not to good at this section my options are 10 1/2 and 4 2/3...how do I get it from there? im still confused

electrokid
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if triangles are similar, their sides are in equal ratios

electrokid
 2 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so, \[{x\over8}={7\over12}\]
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